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ITC Holdings Outage Coordinator in Novi, Michigan

emJOB SUMMARY/em Ensures the safe, reliable and efficient operation of the electrical transmission system by planning, scheduling and developing switching procedures to support physical work for capital construction and equipment maintenance efforts. emESSENTIAL DUTIES RESPONSIBILITIES/em liCreates detailed switching steps for implementation by Transmission System Coordinators (TSCs) for the safe and reliable shutdown of company transmission facilities using existing policies and procedures./li liCoordinates with Interconnected companies and Project Management regarding optimal work approach to ensure switching and tagging rules are followed and project objectives are efficiently met./li liCreate plans for proper equipment isolation and protective tagging to ensure safe working conditions for all field personnel./li liCreates equipment outage requests making arrangements to implement all switching and tagging required for planned work./li liDevelops action plans to protect electrical equipment, property and service with assistance from the Operations Engineering group./li liMaintains and increases personal knowledge of the transmission system and its equipment by participating in table top exercises, direct study, seminars, system simulation exercises and field visits./li liWorks closely with the Project Management group to coordinate required equipment outages to allow for system changes and upgrades./li liMinimizes equipment shutdowns by developing a long-term equipment outage schedule for periodic maintenance and capital projects./li liCoordinates planned equipment outages that impact generation output with generation operators and independent power producers (IPP)./li liEvaluates and provides direction regarding outage sequences and duration./li liIdentifies opportunities and implements improvements to the work flow process./li liAssists in the training of lower level Outage Coordinators./li /ul emREQUIREMENTS/em liHigh school diploma or equivalent; Associates or Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology preferred./li liMinimum of four (4) years of experience as a Shutdown Coordinator, Transmission System Coordinator I or two (2) years as a Transmission System Coordinator II or equivalent required./li liExceptional interpersonal communication skills; excellent verbal and written communication skills./li liAbility to analyze complex work flows, to work under minimal supervision, give great attention to detail and to multi-task and organize multiple inter-related tasks and functions./li liPossesses computer skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)./li liAbility to learn computer application programs such as Asset Sentry, Transmission Management System (TMS) and the Transmission Outage Application (TOA) program./li /ul Title: emOutage Coordinator/em Location: emMI-Novi/em Requisition ID: em1800000I/em script id="detrack" defer src=",1" data-g="a3a442ac63b740aea080ab4e727cd7c4151"/script